LONE


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LONELouisiana Organization of Nurse Executives (Baton Rouge, LA)
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The Lone Wolf must have sprung and missed his hold, for Mowgli heard the snap of his teeth and then a yelp as the Sambhur knocked him over with his forefoot.
Akela the Lone Wolf lay by the side of his rock as a sign that the leadership of the Pack was open, and Shere Khan with his following of scrap-fed wolves walked to and fro openly being flattered.
Therefore, I ask, who comes to make an end of the Lone Wolf?
or, "Why, there isn't many lone men 'ud ha' been wishing to take up with a little un like that: but I reckon the weaving makes you handier than men as do out-door work--you're partly as handy as a woman, for weaving comes next to spinning.
Before De Montfort could urge them on to renew the attack a girlish figure clothed in a long riding cloak burst through the little knot of men as they stood facing their lone antagonist.
If I had not before known it, My Lord," she replied haughtily, "it would be plain to me now as I see forty cowards hesitating to attack a lone man.
I know that I am a lone lorn creetur', and not only that everythink goes contrary with me, but that I go contrary with everybody.
I am a lone lorn creetur', and had much better not make myself contrary here.
A hut green-shadowed among firs, -- A sun that slopes in amber air, -- Lone wandering, my head I bare, While some far thrush the silence stirs.
Billy sang a lugubrious song of many stanzas about a cowboy, the refrain of which was, "Bury me out on the lone pr-rairie.
The board of South Korean bank Hana Financial (SEO:086790) will meet on Friday to decide on its next move, after financial regulators today postponed again ruling on its planned buy of US private equity firm Lone Star's Korea Exchange Bank (SEO:004940), or KEB, Hanaa[euro](tm)s chairman told Reuters.
Dedicated lone parent advisers are based at centres across the city, including Yardley, Nechells, Sparkhill, Newtown, Erdington, Handsworth and Edgbaston.